9-13. GENERAL MAINTENANCE INSTRUCTIONS (CONT).
Drycleaning Solvent (P-D-680) is TOXIC and flammable. Wear protective goggles, face
shield, and gloves; use only in a well-ventilated area; avoid contact with skin, eyes, and
clothes, and do not breathe vapors. Keep away from heat or flame. Never smoke when
using solvent; the flashpoint for Type II Drycleaning Solvent is 140 degrees F (60 degrees C)
and Type III Drycleaning Solvent is 200 degrees F (93 degrees C). Failure to do so may
result in injury or death to personnel.
If personnel become dizzy while using cleaning solvent, immediately get fresh air and
medical help. If solvent contacts skin or clothes, flush with cold water. If solvent contacts
eyes, immediately flush eyes with water and get immediate medical attention.
d. Cleaning. Remove buildup of dirt and grease by wiping with a cloth (Item 4, Appendix E). Use a cloth
or wire scratch brush (Item 1, Appendix I) and drycleaning solvent (Item 14, Appendix E) to clean metal parts.
Allow to dry.
Removal. During removal process, tag (Item 15, Appendix E) similar parts for ease of installation.
Disassembly. During disassembly, tag (Item 15, Appendix E) similar parts for ease of assembly.
g. Inspection - Acceptance/Rejection Criteria. Verify that repaired or used components conform to the
wear limits, fits and tolerances established.
h. Painting. Refer to FM 2-30, Camouflage Pattern Painting; and TB 43-0209, Color, Marking, and
Camouflage Painting of Military Vehicles, Construction Equipment and Material Handling Equipment.
Lubrication. Lubrication instructions are contained in Appendix K.
Assembly. Assembly instructions contain all necessary sealing and torquing procedures.
Installation. Installation instructions include procedures for checking alignment and adjustment of items.
Adjustment. Make adjustments to the flatrack or components as needed before operation of the system.
m. Placing in Service. These instructions include any final servicing, checks, calibration and operation
checks not previously covered that may be required for an assembly, component or end item.